Pisgah Forest And Nantahala Plan Comment Period Extended
Last updated 5/6/2020 at 3:30pm
The USDA Forest Service is extending the comment period for the proposed Nantahala and Pisgah forest plan and draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) by an additional 45 days.
The public review and comment period, which was previously scheduled for Feb. 14 through May 14, will now end on June 29, 2020.
“Since we released the plan in February, we’ve had to make some changes to the ways that we engage with the public,” said Allen Nicholas, Forest Supervisor for the National Forests in North Carolina. “Most of our March open houses were canceled, so we’ve created new opportuni...